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The extraordinary adventures of the Swazi Man, Davey Hughes, now come to the small screen with his brand new series Davey Hughes – Untamed.

Family man, businessman, adventurer and conservationist, each episode follows Davey as he embarks on nine very different and challenging adventures in some of the most spectacular far-flung corners of the globe. From Africa to Alaska, Australia to Norway, Davey both follows in the footsteps of the great explorers and forges new paths of his own, offering viewers a unique insight to some of the worlds’ amazing cultures. Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. The Blacklist: 57400 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 55630 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:35pm)
  3. The Tomorrow People: 39460 (TV2, 9:35pm – 10:35pm)
  4. Hawaii Five-O: 37100 (TV3, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. Offspring: 27230 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm) Continue reading »


In what is believed to be a first, US TV network The CW offered up two versions of an episode of Reign.  The first, that met broadcast standards, aired on Thursday while a “too hot for TV” episode, was streamed online Friday morning.

The episode drew its largest audience in anticipation of the scene. Continue reading »

I have been trying to play Friday’s episode of The Paul Henry Show and all I get is this:

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Paul Henry’s late night news and current affairs show has had its best week yet drawing an average audience of 108,282 viewers per night.  The Paul Henry Show also won 3 of the 5 nights against TV One’s Tonight which had an average audience of 107,172 viewers per night.

Compared to Nightline, The Paul Henry Show was down 12% on 2013, however the trend is suggesting that the gap is closing.

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While the ratings appear to be down across the board for everyone, the trend is in reverse for 7pm on TV One.  Seven Sharp is bucking the trend and is increasing their viewership year on year at the moment.

Seven Sharp increased their year on year numbers again this week by just over 6% while the increase on the previous week was a little under 6% resulting in an average audience of 381,188 viewers per night.

Campbell Live had a marginal increase on the previous week, up just under 1% to have an average audience of 239,614 viewers per night.  Compared to 2013, the was down 23% on the previous year.

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Most watched

  1. One News: 670,750 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 600,640 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. MasterChef New Zealand: 495,380 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:30pm)
  4. 3 News: 300,350 (TV3, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  5. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 294,210 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)

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Fox hands out renewals

Renewals for Brooklyn Nine NineThe Mindy ProjectNew Girl and The Following have been announced by Fox.  The series will screen along side other recent renewals including Sleepy HollowBones and Glee.

NBC halts Fifth Wheel Continue reading »

Mondays come around far too quickly.  The NRL returned over the weekend, signalling the dawn of the winter footy season.  Did you watch any of it or any other sport over the weekend?

Anything else you’d like to discuss about TV, this is the place to do it.